Nicotiana x sanderae 'Perfume Deep Purple' F1
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|Sow Under Cover|
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Half-Hardy Annual
- Container Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- June - first frosts, 12 weeks from sowing.
- 60cm (24in)
- x sanderae
- Common name
- Tabacco Plant
- Moist but Well-drained
- Part Shade
- 30cm (12in)
- Sow under cover in mid spring. Do not cover seed. Plant after last frosts. Or direct sow in early May.
Beautiful, deep-purple tobacco plant for big drifts in the garden. Excellent cut for the house and with a lovely scent.
Nicotiana are a great family of very long-flowering half hardy annuals, many of them with lovely evening and night scent. Nicotiana are moth pollinated, so pour out the fragrance when the moths are around.
Please note: This is harmful if eaten.
Picking the flowers will encourage lateral growth and prolong flowering. Keep well-watered to help avoid any fungal diseases.